Racial Profiling

Catching Up on Chris Rock's 'Driving While Black' Posts

The discussion about #DWB continues.

Watch: Stop-and-Frisk and Police-Community Relations in the U.S.

Livestream begins today at 12 p.m. EST.

Trial Underway for North Carolina Sheriff Accused of Targeting Hispanic Drivers

Jailed drivers in Alamance County were automatically transferred to Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Want to Avoid Black Neighborhoods? There's an App for That

Crowdsourcing fear, straight to your iPhone

AG Holder Tweaks F.B.I. Racial Profiling Rules

Compromise rules hold implications for U.S. Muslim and Latino communities in particular

Miami Area Police Chief Resigns Amid Racial Profiling Charges

One employee of a local convenience store was arrested 419 times for trespassing.

Rally Against NSA Surveillance This Weekend in the U.S. Capital

On October 26 the ‘Stop Watching Us’ coalition will hold a national rally in Washington, D.C. to demand that Congress rein in the NSA.

Two Police Officers Convicted of Civil Rights Violations Against Latinos in Connecticut

Two East Haven police officers have been convicted of multiple charges stemming from allegations of racial profiling and harassment against Latinos in the area.

Attack Against Sikh Professor Sparks Community Dialogue

Students and community members joined at the site where Dr. Prabhjot Singh was brutally attacked last week in a potential hate crime.

Sikh Professor Attacked in Potential Hate Crime

Dr. Prabhjot Singh heard the words ‘Osama’ and ‘terrorist’ shortly before being attacked by a group of young men on Saturday night.

Muslim New Yorkers and Civil Rights Group File Suit To Stop NYPD Spying

Two years after the Associated Press revealed that NYPD had built a sprawling program to spy on Muslim New Yorkers, some of it’s targets have joined with civil liberties groups to sue the city.

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Will Appeal Racial Profiling Decision

Sheriff Joe Arpaio vowed to appeal a federal judge’s ruling that he and his deputies engage in illegal racial profiling.

How the Romney and Obama Campaigns Racially Typefaced You

Take a look at how both campaigns labeled the so-called “minority” groups.

East Haven Police Reach Agreement With Feds On Racial Discrimination

The agreement comes more than three years after the federal government began an investigation of practices of systemic discrimination and brutality against Latinos by East Haven police.

30 TSA Officers Report Racial Profiling at Boston's Logan Airport

Turns out that it’s not so easy to be “race-neutral” in an already flawed program.

Distinguishing Your Friends From Potential Terrorists

Same bigotry, different decade.

Does Joe Arpaio Racially Profile? A Federal Court Will Decide

Immigrant rights groups say they’ve long known the answer.

Feds Reveal Their Janus Face on Arizona's Racial Profiling

Despite the Obama administration’s protest of Monday’s Supreme Court ruling, federal immigration officials are poised to continue detaining people rounded up through the state’s “show me your papers” law.

Want To Report Airport Racial Profiling? There's an App for That

FlyRights was released by the Sikh Coalition to help community members document, and end, religious and ethnic profiling at the airport.

Study: Racial Make-Up of Jury Pool Impacts Trial Outcome?

A Duke University-led study shows juries formed from all-white jury pools in Florida convicted black defendants 16 percent more often than white defendants.